Renewal: Is Your Business “Sunrise” or “Sunset”?
In this rapidly changing world, many established and successful companies have failed overnight. Modern industries, not just traditional sectors, are also at risk of becoming obsolete if they do not re-shape their mindsets to think forward and evolve in these uncertain times. What should leaders do to transform their businesses and avoid crossing the fine line between “sunrise” and “sunset”?
Alvin YappDirector, BusAds Pte Ltd
As Head of Corporate Affairs at BusAds Pte Ltd, Alvin Yapp is responsible for delivering upon clients’ expectations and ensuring satisfaction. The secret to his success and attaining that consistent result lies in his personal benchmark for exceeding expectations from the very beginning. Having worked with Singapore Airlines for nearly a decade, the imparted concept of service excellence has led him to develop staff in high standards of service into the family business BusAds. BusAds is a premier printing company providing innovative printing services. Originating from his father, the Yapp family now has over 40 staff. Their printing solutions have awe-inspired audiences and won awards and accolades such as the prestigious Asian Print Award 2012 (Silver), 2013(Platinum and Gold) and 2014 (Gold). Amongst BusAds’ esteem clients include major media owners like SMRT Media, Moovemedia and MediaCorp and government agencies such as LTA and PUB.
Andy LeckPrincipal, Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow
Andy Leck is the head of the Intellectual Property & Technology (IPT) Practice Group in Singapore and a core member of Baker McKenzie’s regional IP practice. Andy’s IP experience covers all aspects of commercial and advisory work. He has acted for domestic and international clients, including representing some of the owners of the world’s best-known trademarks, brand names and technologies – assisting them in all areas of IP portfolio management. He also advises on the commercial exploitation of IP rights, particularly in the technology, franchise, pharmaceutical and media industries. Andy is recognised by reputable global industry and legal publications as a leader in his field. He was named on “The A-List: Singapore’s Top 100 lawyers” by Asia Business Law Journal 2018. Chambers Asia Pacific notes that Andy is “a well-known IP Practitioner” and “has always been held in high regard”. In addition, Asian Legal Business acknowledges Andy as a leading practitioner in his field and notes that he “always gives good, quick advice, [is] client-focused and has strong technical knowledge for his areas of practice.”
May ChngPartner & Chief Operating Officer, Flexxon Pte Ltd
May Chng joined Flexxon as part of the pioneer team, and currently oversees the company’s business strategies and operations. An integral part of Flexxon’s leadership team, Ms Chng has over 18 years of experience in the Electronics and Memory industries, specialising in business development, strategic planning, and industry partnerships. Equipped with wide-ranging experience and knowledge in executive management and business operations, Ms Chng’s innate leadership competencies enable her to surpass all obstacles and achieve commendable results for the company. Ms Chng has played an key role in representing the company’s market-leading technologies and products on local, regional and global platforms. At TechInnovation 2020, an annual technology-industry brokerage event organised by IPI, Ms Chng presented Flexxon’s latest innovation – the X-PHY® Cyber Secure Solid-State Drive (SSD) – to a virtual crowd of numerous industry leaders and partners. The event saw innovators and collaborators come together to discuss the latest innovations and technological solutions to address the challenges of tomorrow, fostering greater collaboration between Flexxon and key industry partners and investors.
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